- 1 What lottery is tonight in Texas?
- 2 What’s the latest you can play the Powerball tonight?
- 3 How much is the Texas Lottery?
- 4 Are 2 numbers worth anything in Mega Millions?
- 5 How long does it take to receive Texas lottery winnings?
- 6 What is the latest to buy a lottery ticket?
- 7 Do you win anything on Powerball If you have 2 numbers?
- 8 Is it too late to play the lottery?
- 9 Can I remain anonymous if I win the lottery in Texas?
- 10 Which Texas Lottery has the best odds?
- 11 What should I do if I win the lottery in Texas?
- 12 What if you get the Mega Ball only?
- 13 Does 1 number on Mega Millions win anything?
- 14 What do you get for 2 numbers on the lottery?
What lottery is tonight in Texas?
Texas Lottery Drawing Schedule
|Game||Draw Days||Draw Times*|
|Cash 5||Monday – Saturday||10:12 PM|
|Powerball||Wednesday & Saturday||9:59 PM|
|Mega Millions||Tuesday & Friday||10:00 PM|
|*Times are shown in CT. For in-state games, ticket sales reopen 3 minutes after each drawing.|
What’s the latest you can play the Powerball tonight?
Ticket sales stop at 10:45 p.m. for tonight’s 11 p.m. Powerball drawing.
How much is the Texas Lottery?
Each play costs $1 per play. Tickets are not available during Draw Break, from 10:02-10:15 p.m. CT. CHECK YOUR NUMBERS! Download the Texas Lottery® app via the itunes or google stores.
Are 2 numbers worth anything in Mega Millions?
Yes, if you match two Mega Millions numbers during the drawing, this means that you will walk away with some money, but you won’t win the jackpot. However, you will only win some money if you matched a yellow ball and a white ball. Matching two white balls won’t get you any winnings.
How long does it take to receive Texas lottery winnings?
Please allow 6-8 weeks for claims that are mailed in to be processed. Above $5 Million, all Lotto Texas®, Powerball® and Mega Millions® jackpot prizes, and prizes paid by annuities must be processed at Texas Lottery headquarters in Austin.
What is the latest to buy a lottery ticket?
In many states, eligible tickets are sold until 15 minutes before the drawing takes place. The drawing for Mega Millions will occur at 11 p.m. EDT on Friday, so, if you live in an eligible state on the East Coast, you have to purchase your ticket by 10:45 p.m EDT.
Do you win anything on Powerball If you have 2 numbers?
2 numbers plus the Powerball – $7
If your ticket matches two numbers and the Powerball you‘ll get $7 but the odds to get there begin to skyrocket to 1 in 701.
Is it too late to play the lottery?
Californians have an opportunity to purchase lottery tickets until 7:45 p.m. PDT, 15 minutes before the drawing. Tickets sales end in Colorado at 7:30 p.m. MDT on Tuesday and Friday drawing nights.
Can I remain anonymous if I win the lottery in Texas?
The 11 states that currently allow lottery winners to remain anonymous where a winning ticket was purchased in their state are: Arizona, Delaware, Georgia, Kansas, Maryland, New Jersey, North Dakota, Ohio, South Carolina, Virginia and Texas. To this day, the winner of this historic prize has remained anonymous.
Which Texas Lottery has the best odds?
However, for those who just want the executive summary, here is the overall return of each game:
- Cash 5: 50%
- Lotto Texas: 50% to 51.8%
- Texas Two Step: 50%
- Triple Chance: 54.40%
- All or Nothing: 56.00%
- Powerball: 50%
- Mega Millions: 50%
- Scratch Cards: 60% to 77.8%
What should I do if I win the lottery in Texas?
When you win the lottery, there are 5 things you should do before anything else:
- Double Check, Triple Check, Take a Break & Check Again.
- Sign, Copy and Hide.
- Keep Quiet.
- Assemble Your Team of Professionals.
- Make Plans to Leave Town on the Day You Claim the Prize.
What if you get the Mega Ball only?
Mega Millions Prizes
If you only match the Mega Ball, you break even with a $2 payout. Bottom line: you have a 1 in 24 shot at winning any prize. Tammy won a $10,000 Mega Millions prize in McAllen Texas.
Does 1 number on Mega Millions win anything?
Five white balls are drawn from a set of balls numbered 1 through 70; one gold Mega Ball is drawn from a set of balls numbered 1 through 25. You win if the numbers on one row of your ticket match the numbers of the balls drawn on that date. There are nine ways to win a prize, from $2 to the jackpot.
What do you get for 2 numbers on the lottery?
Under current rules, if you match two numbers, you can get a free lucky dip. If you match them all, you win the jackpot.